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The evolution of Civil War images discussed at Museum Moments

November 17, 2018 // 0 Comments

Civil war images, both drawings and photographs, were the topic of the Museum Moments program Nov. 15 at the Union County Heritage Museum. Historian Rebekah Rinehart’s presentation included a slide show of the work artists and photographers produced 150 years ago. Line drawings were reproduced in periodic [Continue Reading]

New Albany Main Street annual business meeting

November 13, 2018 // 0 Comments

The annual business meeting of the New Albany Main Street Association will be Thursday, November 15, at the Community Center, 307 Wilson Street. Recipients of the 2018 Main Street Awards will be honored at this event. They are: Main Street Service Award The Main Street Service Award will go to Johnny Payton and all [Continue Reading]

Final 2018 Museum Moments focuses on Civil War art & photography

November 9, 2018 // 0 Comments

Art and Photography during the Civil War is the topic of the final Museum Moments of 2018 at the Union County Heritage Museum in New Albany on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 at 12 noon. Historian Rebekah Rinehart, a graduate of Blue Mountain College, will present the program. A light lunch will be available courtesy of the [Continue Reading]

Y’all Come! The Hee Haw gang will be at the Cine Friday

November 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

Your favorite Hee Haw characters from “Kornfield Kounty”will be back for another visit at the Cine´ tomorrow, November 9th, for one performance. Minnie, Grandpa, the Dixie Hicks and other favorite characters from will be on hand to bring you plenty of music, singing and laughs. The show begins at 7:00 PM [Continue Reading]

Hee Haw at Magnolic Civic Center Nov. 8,9

November 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

Come on out to the Magnolia Civic Center to the Cine’ theater on November 8&9 (that is Thursday and Friday this week) to the Hee Haw show starting at 7pm! All your favorite characters will be there – Minnie, Grandpa, Aunt Willie, The Cullhan’s, the Honeys, the Dixie Hicks and more! Along with [Continue Reading]

Square Books’ Christmas recommendations at Luncheon with Books

November 2, 2018 // 0 Comments

Ready to start your Christmas shopping? Square Books is coming to New Albany. Tuesday, NOVEMBER 13 a representative from Square Books will be at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library for Luncheon with Books. She will have recommendations for Christmas gifts and new releases for fiction, nonfiction, Mississippi authors, [Continue Reading]

Beautification Committee minutes October 1, 2018

October 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

The New Albany Beautification Committee met on October 1, 2018. Attendance: Keith Conlee [alderman rep] Jolyn Cooke [ward 3], Sam Creekmore [at large rep], Jane Ford (ward 4), Tim Kent (mayor); Jeff Olson [ward 1], Sandy Shaddinger (ward 2), Billye Jean Stroud (Main Street) Absent: Billye Jean Stroud (main street) I. [Continue Reading]

Rep, Trent Kelly to speak at Republican Women meeting, Oct. 22

October 18, 2018 // 0 Comments

Union County Republican Women will meet Monday, October 22, at 6:30 PM, at Cook’s Adult Daycare Center at 611 Moss Hill Drive.   We are very excited to have U. S.  Representative Trent Kelly as speaker at Monday’s meeting. Rep. Kelly has served in Mississippi’s 1st Congressional District [Continue Reading]

Mississippi author Julie Cantrell to lead writing workshop

October 16, 2018 // 0 Comments

Writer Julie Perkins Cantrell will be in New Albany on Tuesday, Oct. 23 at 12 noon for a book talk and short writing workshop on this year’s New Albany Literary Fest ’18 Community Read of her bestselling book Perennials. The setting for part of this book is in New Albany at the Faulkner Literary Garden and the [Continue Reading]

Jim Weatherly, Hall of Fame songwriter, at Museum Moments

October 14, 2018 // 0 Comments

Jim Weatherly, musician, songwriter, athlete and now author will be at the Union County Heritage Museum on Thursday, October 25, noon for a question and answer session and book signing. His new book Midnight Train is a memoir of his life in sports and show business. Weatherly, born in Pontotoc County, has been writing [Continue Reading]
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